NASAA Board Committee on Senior Issues & Diminished Capacity


Deborah Gillis, Chair
New Brunswick Financial and Consumer Services Commission

Kristen Standifer, Vice Chair
Washington Securities Division

Namita Balgi
Ontario Securities Commission

Toni Brown
Arizona Corporation Commission Securities Division

Bernice Geiger
New Mexico Securities Division

Chad Harlan
Kentucky Department of Financial Institutions

Andrew Hartnett
Iowa Insurance Commission

Claire McHenry
Nebraska Department of Banking & Finance Bureau of Securities

David Minnick
Missouri Securities Division

Ty Nohara
Hawaii Department of Commerce & Consumer Affairs

Chris Pottie
Nova Scotia Securities Commission

Christine Ryan
Vermont Department of Financial Regulation

Richard C. Szuch
New Jersey Bureau of Securities

Megan Verdeja
Minnesota Department of Commerce

Diane Young-Spitzer
Massachusetts Securities Division

Advisory Council:

NASAA Board-level Committee on Senior Issues and Diminished Capacity

The Advisory Council to NASAA’s Committee on Senior Issues & Diminished Capacity includes experts from government, business, senior advocacy organizations, academia and medical and legal practitioners.

Members of the Advisory Council include:

  • Lois E. Alexander, National Association of Insurance Commissioners
  • Georgia Anetzberger, Gerontological Society of America
  • Josephine Colacci, Financial Planning Association
  • Lori Delagrammatikas, National Adult Protective Services Association
  • Marin Gibson, Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association
  • David Godfrey, American Bar Association Commission on Law & Aging
  • Nancy Heffner, Financial Services Institute
  • Naomi Karp, Stanford Center on Longevity
  • Judith Kozlowski, Senior Fellow, WISER
  • Ron Long, Wells Fargo Advisors
  • Kathleen Quinn, National Adult Protective Services Association
  • Charles Sabatino, American Bar Association Commission on Law & Aging
  • Lisa Schifferle, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Office for Older Americans
  • Lori Schock, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Jean Setzfand, AARP
  • Neil Simon, Investment Adviser Association
  • Pamela Teaster, Professor and Director, Virginia Tech Center for Gerontology
  • Maureen Thompson, CFP Board
  • Robin Traxler, Financial Services Institute
  • Geraldine Walsh, FINRA Foundation
  • Laura Tamblyn Watts, CanAge

Senior Connection

North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA)Visit our interactive map to contact your state or provincial securities regulator and to find other resources for seniors.

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